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February is Black History Month

This year’s theme—Black Health and Wellness—acknowledges the work of Black physicians, researchers, midwives, nurses, and other clinicians and healthcare professionals.

Posted: January 31, 2022 by: Michael Moore

Where Do We Go from Here? Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and health equity

Join UW Health Sciences and University of Washington Medical Center in their annual celebration of the life and legacy of…

Posted: January 14, 2022 by: Michael Moore

EXHIBIT: And Then She Said: Voices of Feminists Past and Present

And Then She Said: Voices of Feminists Past and Present was sown from The Dead Feminists series, a collaboration between…

Posted: January 4, 2022 by: Michael Moore

January is Glaucoma Awareness Month

Glaucoma is the leading cause of blindness in the U.S. and because there are often no noticeable symptoms in the…

Posted: January 3, 2022 by: Michael Moore

International Day of Epidemic Preparedness: Dec. 27

Last year, in response to the Covid-19 pandemic, the United Nations General Assembly designated December 27th as the International Day…

Posted: December 17, 2021 by: Michael Moore

National Influenza Vaccination Week: December 5 – 11

It’s not too late to get your flu shot. While the influenza virus is present year-round in the U.S., peak…

Posted: December 3, 2021 by: Michael Moore

Native American Heritage Month

In celebration of Native American Heritage Month, Health Sciences Library invites you to explore the following health resources for and…

Posted: November 17, 2021 by: Michael Moore

2021-2022 Common Book: Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge, and the Teachings of Plants

Each year, an open group within the UW Health Sciences schools select, from a list of titles nominated by the…

Posted: August 19, 2021 by: Sara Rind

HSL, ITHS awarded AAMC GIR Excellence Award for REDCap support during COVID-19

Librarians and staff from the University of Washington’s Health Sciences Library (HSL) and Institute of Translational Health Sciences (ITHS) have…

Posted: May 26, 2021 by: Latosha Correll

Health Sciences Library Collections Review

November 2021 Update: The final list of journal cancellations is available on the Subscription Review 2022 guide. Thank you for…

Posted: May 5, 2021 by: Sara Rind